Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 132 143
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 32 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 1.00% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 4.51% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 7
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +41.67% -22.58%
10th Percentile £279 £379 £158
90th Percentile £564 £590 £382
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £18.23 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.45% +34.29%
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £18.23 £20.65
% change year-on-year -12.21% -11.72% +14.69%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 895 910 1,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.64% 22.14% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 410 483
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +0.69% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £237
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £410
% change year-on-year +5.59% -1.83% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 46 60
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.50 £12.60 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.32% -20.00% -49.03%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £56.75 £39.75 £43.90
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +50.00% +7.11% -33.31%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 20 - - 6
Maidenhead +4 3 £300 -40.00% 1
Bracknell -3 2 £538 -
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 32 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 13 (40.63%) Service Management
4 11 (34.38%) Remedy
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (31.25%) BMC
6 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 6 (18.75%) Release Management
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (12.50%) Unix
9 4 (12.50%) VoIP
9 4 (12.50%) SLA
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco
9 4 (12.50%) CCIE
9 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
10 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery Management
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.38%) Process Management
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.25%) ITSM
11 2 (6.25%) Automotive
11 2 (6.25%) Validation
11 2 (6.25%) Lotus
11 2 (6.25%) Project Management

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) WLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
General
1 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Service Manager
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL Release Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Release Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Quality Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Service Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Site Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) RIA
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Service Management
3 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.75%) Release Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Process Management
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery Management
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Compliance Management
8 2 (6.25%) Decision-Making
8 2 (6.25%) Fault Management
8 2 (6.25%) ITSM
8 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) PQQ
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCIE
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Remedy
2 10 (31.25%) BMC
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Lotus